The pandemic of the new corona virus, which originated in the Chinese city of Wuhan, has left more than 10,000 new cases in Russia in the past 24 hours, which corresponds to more than 165,000 infected people and 1,537 deaths, the Russian center in charge reports the virus to fight.
“In the past 24 hours in Russia, 10,559 cases of coronavirus infections in 82 regions have been confirmed,” the Russian authority said in a statement from the Russian news agency Sputnik. With this new data, the balance amounts to 165,929 infected people.
The majority of new cases were found in Moscow, a total of 5,858 positive, which increases the balance in the capital to 85,973 infected people, 51.8 percent of the total in Russia. In the past 24 hours, 86 people have died from COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, increasing the death toll to 1,537.
The center said 1,462 people have recovered in the last 24 hours, a total of 21,327 people. The new coronavirus pandemic has infected more than 3.6 million people worldwide and caused more than 257,000 deaths.